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Daily life of women : an encyclopedia from ancient times to the present

"Indispensable for the student or researcher studying women's history, this book draws upon a wide array of cultural settings and time periods in which women displayed agency by carrying out their daily economic, familial, artistic, and religious obligations"-- Provided by publisher
Print Book, English, 2021
Greenwood, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, Santa Barbara, 2021
3 volumes (xxviii, 1252 pages) : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
9781440846922, 9781440846946, 9781440846953, 9781440846960, 1440846928, 1440846944, 1440846952, 1440846960
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Volume 1. Earliest societies
The Near East, from Sumer through the Caliphate
Ancient Egypt
Ancient India
Ancient Greece
Ancient Rome
Ancient and early China
Classical Japan
The Byzantine Empire
Medieval Europe
African kingdoms
Volume 2. Feudal Japan
Dynastic China and Korea
Renaissance and Reformation-era Europe
The Americas before 1492
The Ottoman Empire
Revolutionary Europe
Industrial-era Europe
Colonial British and French North America
Colonial Latin America
Nineteenth-century United States and Canada
The United States and Canada since 1900
Volume 3. The world war years
Russia and the Soviet Union since 1945
Latin America since 1825
East Asia since 1868
South, Central, and West Asia since 1850
The Middle East and North Africa since 1885
Sub-Saharan Africa since 1885
Australia and New Zealand since 1800
Europe since 1900